Starbound Alpha Sales Top 1 Million - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 07 January 2014 / 6,822 Views

Indie developer Chucklefish has announced on Twitter that pre-orders for their game Starbound have topped one million units. Everyone who pre-orders the game will gain access to the games alpha.

You can pre-order Starbound on Steam and on the official website for $15 and gain access to the alpha. The game is a sandbox adventure game where you take play as a character who has "fled from their home planet, only to crash-land on another. From there you’ll embark on a quest to survive, discover, explore and fight your way across an infinite universe."


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pezus (on 07 January 2014)

That is truly amazing